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Gilded copper alloy roundel.
Roundel decorated with triple-strand interlace within a twisted border. At the centre a small round plate garnet within a shell collar. On the back are the remains of two straps, folded along their length and crossing at right-angles. At the point of crossing, one strap is pierced to allow the second strap to pass through it. Associated with 1991,0411.2882.b.
Box of associated small fragments of washer.
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Intervention: 48 Mound: 17 Feature: 358
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Diameter: 56 millimetres
2002 12 Mar-present, Woodbridge, Suffolk, Sutton Hoo Visitor Centre, 'Burial Ground of the Kings', LT Loan.
Excavated 1982-1992. Excavation funded by The British Museum and the Society of Antiquaries, London.
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
Gilded copper alloy axe-shaped pendant, decorated with triple-strand interlace within a raised, slashed border. On the back, a tab of leather shaped to the mount and secured by two thin bronze strips clenched by terminal rivets. Associated with 1991,0411.2881.a.
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Object reference number: MCS24921
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